Development and Technical Manager

Location
Berkshire
Salary
up to £60,000
Posted
12 Sep 2017
Closes
17 Sep 2017
Ref
FMW17499
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

Development and Technical Manager 
Up to £60,000 + benefits
Berkshire 
Ref – FMW17499

Company 
A well-known brand and successful but growing, this dynamic FMCG business is looking for a motivated development manager to join the innovation and technical team. This business will give you the chance to make a real difference and work across multiple product categories managing a range of projects. 

The Role 
This role will involve managing innovation projects from concept to launch, ensuring suppliers understand the briefs and that high quality products are always delivered. You will need to monitor market trends to keep an eye on the competitor activity and ensure the consumers are receiving the latest innovations. Factory trials must be overseen to make sure that the products are to the correct standards and launches happen to schedule. You will also manage the artwork and packaging process therefore have an understanding of the legislation. To do this role you must be passionate about innovation and have the ability to work in a fast paced environment with a ‘can do’ attitude. 


Personal Profile 
•    Full UK driving licence 
•    Food Science or technology degree preferable 
•    Previous NPD management experience 
•    Technical auditing qualification would be an advantage
•    Project management skills
•    Understanding of food legislation 

Ref Code: FMW17499
To apply or for more information, please e-mail in strict confidence, with an updated CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference and for the attention of Sarah Goodman to Sarah@cparecruitment.com  

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